Chargé d’Affaires Michael McCarthy
Michael McCarthy joined the U.S. Foreign Service in 1990. He served in Thailand, Sri Lanka, Uruguay, Eritrea, India, and Germany prior to his assignment here.
In Washington, he was assigned as a Country Desk Officer to the Office of West African Affairs, and later oversaw the east Africa portfolio as an Area Manager for the Office of Overseas Buildings and Operations.
Professional experience prior to joining the State Department includes work at the White House Library, employment as a management consultant for two private firms in the Washington DC area, and service as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Togo.